The Star (St. Lucia) - - LOCAL -

Each year Bay Gar­dens Re­sorts in­vites the pri­mary school chil­dren of its staff to ap­ply for an ex­clu­sive schol­ar­ship awarded by the ho­tel chain. The top Com­mon En­trance Exam scorer, based on all ap­pli­ca­tions, is then re­warded at a pre­sen­ta­tion cer­e­mony hosted by Bay Gar­dens’ Ex­ec­u­tive Di­rec­tor, Sanovnik Des­tang and Gen­eral Man­agers, Mrs Berthia Parle, (Bay Gar­dens Beach Re­sort and Spa) and Ms Wal­trude Pa­trick (Bay Gar­dens Ho­tel and Inn).

On Wed­nes­day, Septem­ber 9th Bay Gar­dens Re­sorts hap­pily awarded Ash­lyn Theodore, daugh­ter of Reser­va­tions Man­ager Ms. Anice O’Neil, and Gabriel­lea James, daugh­ter of Kr­ish­nal James, Front Desk Re­cep­tion­ist, with the 2015 schol­ar­ships. Ash­lyn scored a re­sound­ing 92% plac­ing 30th on the is­land.

“I’m de­lighted that we are able to re­ward some of St. Lu­cia’s youth for their hard work and ded­i­ca­tion to suc­cess. Both Ash­lyn and Gabriel­lea have shown true com­mit­ment to their fu­ture and so we are happy to help sup­port their con­tin­ued ac­com­plish­ments,” said Mr. Des­tang.

Cer­e­mony guests in­cluded proud par­ents of the re­cip­i­ents. Also present was Bay Gar­dens’ for­mer schol­ar­ship win­ner Gibea Ed­ward who worked hard and main­tained an av­er­age of 70% and above in or­der to re­tain her schol­ar­ship.

“Gibea Ed­ward has truly made her teach­ers from The St. Joseph’s Con­vent, her ex­tended fam­ily and most of all, me, ec­static on her per­for­mance. We are ex­tremely proud of her suc­cess and hope she con­tin­ues to ex­cel,” said Ms. Joseph, Gibea’s mother, adding: “and to my Bay Gar­dens fam­ily I say thank you for the as­sis­tance; it is greatly ap­pre­ci­ated.”

Ash­lyn is now at­tend­ing The St. Joseph’s Con­vent Sec­ondary School while Gabriel­lea is at Leon Hess Sec­ondary School. The staff and man­age­ment team of Bay Gar­dens Re­sorts would like to wish them good luck on their con­tin­ued suc­cess.

Ash­lyn Theodore and Gabriel­lea James are proud re­cip­i­ents of 2015 schol­ar­ships from Bay Gar­dens

Beach Re­sorts.

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